Mickels Family History

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Mickels Name Meaning

Possibly an altered spelling of Michels, or of Dutch Mikels or Mickils, patronymics from a variant of Michael.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press

Similar surnames: Mickel, Mikels, Michels, Fickes, Mickles, Bickel, Pickell, Michiels

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Mickels Family Origin

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Mickels Family Occupations

What did your Mickels ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Mickels family was Farming. Farmer, Carpenter and Farm Work were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mickels. The most common Mickels occupation in the USA was Farmer. 59% of Mickels's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Carpenter

  • Farm Work

  • Farming


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Mickels ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Mickels Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Mickels. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mickels census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Mickels. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Mickels. For the veterans among your Mickels ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Mickels Life Expectancy

What is the average Mickels lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Mickels life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1993, and highest in 1969. The average life expectancy for Mickels in 1960 was 57, and 54 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Mickels

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Mickels ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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